Friday's Fotos - Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

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Friday's Fotos - Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

Pemaquid Point Lighthouse is located in Bristol, Maine.The Pemaquid Point Lighthouse was put into service November 29, 1827. The original structure had to be replaced 8 years later. They believe the builder may have used salt water in the lime mortar. The Pemaquid Light was the first lighthouse to ever appear on American currency, the image in on Maine 2003 quarter. The lighthouse is in service today!

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Suzanne Strickler
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Keith - Great picture of the lighthouse and the history. Any detail about Maine I come across is enjoyed.

January 27, 2012 03:36 PM #1
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Hey Keith - Perfect Friday Foto!  I love Lighthouses!

January 27, 2012 03:37 PM #2
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Anita Clark
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Keith: There is something about lighthouses that draws me in every time.  Another fine example of early America still in-use...enjoyed the history behind it too.

January 27, 2012 04:25 PM #3
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Paul Peck
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Keith- Looks like a great place to have lunch. I bet the view from the top of that lighthouse is spectacular. Great capture my friend. :)

-Paul

January 27, 2012 05:16 PM #4
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Debbie Walsh
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Keith such a pretty picture.  I love lighthouses. 

January 27, 2012 06:58 PM #5
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Hi Keith,

Great photo and I too enjoyed the history. My father had his room in lighthouses and had a picture on the wall that resembled your photo. He has passed on but your post gave me some great memories. Thanks Keith.

January 27, 2012 07:41 PM #6
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What a gorgeous spot. Made me think of Ireland. I'd love to visit Maine one day... so far away from here.

Gretchen

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Cecil, what a great photo!  There's just something wonderful about lighthouse pictures.

January 27, 2012 11:52 PM #8
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That is an awesome photo. I didn't realize that the lighthouse on the coin is a real light house. Learn something new everyday.

January 28, 2012 09:34 PM #9
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Great image of the lighthouse.  

Have an outstanding week and home buyers take advantage of the wonderful opportunities in the Maryland market.

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